In a stinging rebuke of Gov. Andy Beshear’s response to COVID-19, Republican lawmakers on Saturday gave final passage to bills limiting his emergency powers to impose restrictions meant to contain the coronavirus. After months of fuming from
A young southern Kentucky man has been killed after driving around a crossing gate and colliding with a train. Kentucky State Police said that on Saturday night at approximately 6:20, troopers responded to the deadly accident on
Over the weekend, Gov. Andy Beshear reported a combined 7,472 coronavirus cases were confirmed in Kentucky on Saturday (4,240) and Sunday (3,232). Over the last five days, officials have reported 22,875 new COVID-19 cases, an average of
The mob violence that descended on the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday was the culmination of weeks of incendiary rhetoric and increasingly feverish planning – much of which took place openly on websites popular with far-right conspiracy theorists.
After Gov. Andy Beshear reported 5,742 coronavirus cases on Wednesday, 4,911 on Thursday, on Friday, the governor announced 4,750 new cases of the virus have been confirmed in Kentucky. Over the last three days, officials have reported